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1406378127
Book:A first book of animals; Nicola Davies; illustrated by Petr Horacek:2019 A first book of animals; Nicola Davies; illustrated by Petr Horacek
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Author: Davies, Nicola
Author: Horacek, Petr
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: 821. DAVIES NIC
Publisher: Walker Books and Subsidiaries, 2019
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781406378122
Notes:
Originally published: 2016
Nicola Davies presents a treasury of poems about the animal world, illustrated in great detail by Petr Horacek. Polar bears playing on the ice, tigers hunting in the jungle, fireflies twinkling in the evening sky and nightingales singing in the heart of the woods - there are animals everywhere.
Additional information: 108 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour), 29 cm, pbk
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Book:Birds:2017:[New] edition
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Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:Deserts:2012:[New ed.]
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Year: 2012
Language: English
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Edition: [New ed.]
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Previous ed.: 2005 Nicola Davies introduces readers to the fascinating world of deserts, from the scorching Sahara to the icy Arctic. Learn about the fascinating animals that inhabit these vast expanses, from well-camouflaged rattlers to the jumping kangaroos of the Australian outback.
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1406340871
Book:The elephant road:2013
Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2013
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: One night, Wilen is woken up when his hut is tipped sideways by elephants! The elephants always travel past the village, which sits between two forest reserves, but recently, as land is cleared for crops, they have lost their way and are destroying the harvest.
108 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2013
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Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2012
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Stabbing and strangling, poisoning and drowning, electrocuting, and even death by glueing! Throughout the animal kingdom, creatures great and small have evolved to become masters of murder. With funny illustrations and highly original explanations and advice on how we can all peaceably share our world.
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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1471213978
eAudio:Spring fever at Silver Street Farm:2012, 2011.
Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2012, 2011.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Publisher: Clipper Audio, [Distributed by] OneClick Digital
Physical or Electronic: Electronic
Note: Downloadable audio file. Title from title screen (viewed August 1, 2012). It's springtime at Silver Street Farm, and all the animals are getting ready to have their babies. The downside is that Flora, who usually runs the farm, has gone to look after her father's farm and the three children are on their own. Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
1 sound file (45 min.), digital.
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eAudio:All aboard at Silver Street Farm:2012, 2011.
Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2012, 2011.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Publisher: Clipper Audio, [Distributed by] OneClick Digital
Physical or Electronic: Electronic
Note: Downloadable audio file. Title from title screen (viewed August 1, 2012). It's summer at Silver Street Farm and all the animals are getting very hot and thirsty. The three children who run the farm - Meera, Gemma and Karl - decide to hold a competition to see who can come up with the best scheme for getting water to the farm. The solution surprises everybody. Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
1 sound file (1 hr.), digital.
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eAudio:Crowded out at Silver Street Farm:2012.
Author: Davies, Nicola
Year: 2012.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Publisher: Clipper Audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic
Note: After a baby-filled spring, Silver Street Farm is bursting at the seams! The lambs refuse to stay in their pen, the pigs are restless and the chickens have set up home in the office. There's not enough space for all the new animals, but Meera Karl and Gemma can't bear to say goodbye to even a single guinea-pig.
1 online resource (audio file (45 min.)), stereo.
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